Dr Rob Manwaring is a senior lecturer in the College of Business, Law and Government. Rob's background is in public policy, and worked for the UK's Commission for Racial Equality as a senior policy adviser, and also for the South Australian Council of Social Services. Since completing his PhD at Flinders in 2010, he teaches a range of policy and politics topics, and researches into the areas of centre-left political parties, democratic politics, and public policy. Most recently, his edited collection (with Paul Kennedy from the University of Bath) 'Why the Left Loses' (Policy Press) examined the electoral fortunes of the family of centre-left political parties and the ongoing crisis of social democracy.
Faculty Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning 2014
Director of Studies for Bachelor of Government and Public Management
Rob's research interests include:
DVCR Best Higher Degree by Research Student Publication - DEC 2018
Rob is a member of the Australian Political Science Association and the British Political Science Association.
Rob is an Ambassador for White Ribbon - the campaign to prevent men's violence against women
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